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10 terms

6th set Earth science

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Contact metamorphism
change of rock to metamorphic due to an igneous intrusion.
Continental climate
inland away from the coast and larger temperature range
Continental crust
granite like and thicker less dense
continental drift
plate tectonics
Contour line
connects points of equal elevation
Convection
energy transfer by density differences
Convergence
coming together
Coriolis effect
fluids or projectiles are deflected to the right in the northern and left in the southern due to earth's rotatin rrrorotation rrrorotatiororotation
Correlation
matching up rock layers from different areas to show they are the same age
Core
center of the Earth